The Ahwatukee Recreation Center is activity seeking qualified individuals for the following positions:


A Janitorial/Custodial position is now available at the Ahwatukee Recreation Center in Phoenix, Arizona
a community of active adults over the age of 55.

Job Summary

Ahwatukee Recreation Center currently has an opportunity for someone who takes pride in his/her work and able to work independently. This person will work as part of the maintenance team to clean the facilities and prepare it for the next day of activities. This part-time position is integral to maintaining the ARC facilities.

The right fit for this position must be available to work weekends.

This position reports directly to the Maintenance Manager.

Responsibilities and Duties

Specific outside duties are varied and include but are not limited to the following:

  • Maintain the ARC property to include its three buildings and the surrounding grounds.
  • Maintain pools, sauna, and hot tub to include cleaning and vacuum.
  • Clean and maintain all public walkways, pool decking, patio areas, entrances and parking lot.

Specific indoor duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Setup the ballroom for authorized ARC events and hall rentals.
  • Clean, sweep and mop rooms in all three buildings.
  • Dispose of trash from ARC buildings and remove trash after special events.
  • Clean and maintain all restrooms.
  • Clean ceiling fans and replace light bulbs as needed.
  • Perform light repairs of equipment and fixtures throughout the facility.
  • Clean windows and glass doors throughout the ARC.
  • Additional duties indoors and outdoors as directed by supervisor.

Qualifications and Skills

Must know basic CPR, first aid and use of defibrillator machine. Must know how to use basic cleaning equipment and be knowledgeable on the safe handling of cleaning chemicals.

Job Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required. English speaking, bi-lingual desirable but not required.

Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.


Full time employees are eligible for health, dental, vision and life insurance.

Job Type: Full-time


Opportunities for fitness instructors certified with a National Fitness Program are now available at the Ahwatukee Recreation Center in Phoenix, Arizonaa community of active adults over the age of 55.

Fitness Instructors are needed to lead classes for active adults age 55 years and older in our dynamic adult community. The Ahwatukee Recreation Center offers wide variety of fitness classes including Aqua, Boot Camp, Stretch, Total Body Conditioning, and Zumba. Our classes are geared toward assisting our members meet their health and fitness goals.


Fitness instructors must be CPR/AED/First Aid certified and must carry their own liability insurance.

Job Requirements
Ability to display a positive attitude and professional appearance in all interactions with members and guests.Practiced in planning and leading fitness classes.Ability to communicate with members and guests. Must know basic CPR, first aid, and use of defibrillator machine.


All fitness classes are scheduled as appears on the calendar under Activities and Events on this website.

How to Apply

Stop by the Ahwatukee Recreation Center to fill out a job application.

Ahwatukee Recreation Center
5001 East Cheyenne Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85044

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